Robert A Schulz

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint U-shaped protein domains required for repression of cardiac gene expression in Drosophila
    Tsuyoshi Tokusumi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Program in Genes and Development, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Differentiation 75:166-74. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Calcineurin signaling and NFAT activation in cardiovascular and skeletal muscle development
    Robert A Schulz
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate Program in Genes and Development, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 266:1-16. 2004
  3. pmc CF2 represses Actin 88F gene expression and maintains filament balance during indirect flight muscle development in Drosophila
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Systems Biology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10713. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of a crystal cell-specific enhancer of the black cells prophenoloxidase gene in Drosophila
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Genesis 45:200-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The Friend of GATA protein U-shaped functions as a hematopoietic tumor suppressor in Drosophila
    Richard Paul Sorrentino
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 311:311-23. 2007
  6. pmc Requirement of the LIM homeodomain transcription factor tailup for normal heart and hematopoietic organ formation in Drosophila melanogaster
    Ye Tao
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Unit 1000, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 27:3962-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Second chromosome genes required for heart development in Drosophila melanogaster
    Ye Tao
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Genesis 45:607-17. 2007
  8. pmc Expression, regulation, and requirement of the toll transmembrane protein during dorsal vessel formation in Drosophila melanogaster
    Jianbo Wang
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Box 117, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 25:4200-10. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Calcineurin function is required for myofilament formation and troponin I isoform transition in Drosophila indirect flight muscle
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 289:17-29. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint GATA factors in Drosophila heart and blood cell development
    Richard Paul Sorrentino
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 16:107-16. 2005

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint U-shaped protein domains required for repression of cardiac gene expression in Drosophila
    Tsuyoshi Tokusumi
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Program in Genes and Development, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Differentiation 75:166-74. 2007
    ..Together, these findings provide molecular insights into the function of U-shaped as a negative regulator of heart development in Drosophila...
  2. ncbi request reprint Calcineurin signaling and NFAT activation in cardiovascular and skeletal muscle development
    Robert A Schulz
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate Program in Genes and Development, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 266:1-16. 2004
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  3. pmc CF2 represses Actin 88F gene expression and maintains filament balance during indirect flight muscle development in Drosophila
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Systems Biology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10713. 2010
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  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of a crystal cell-specific enhancer of the black cells prophenoloxidase gene in Drosophila
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Genesis 45:200-7. 2007
    ..Thus, Srp and Lz do not just specify the crystal cell lineage, but also regulate the later differentiation of these cells. Additionally, we now have a sensitive tool for marking crystal cells in live animals...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Friend of GATA protein U-shaped functions as a hematopoietic tumor suppressor in Drosophila
    Richard Paul Sorrentino
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 311:311-23. 2007
    ..Such functions appear to be facilitated through Ush interaction with the hematopoietic GATA factor Serpent (Srp)...
  6. pmc Requirement of the LIM homeodomain transcription factor tailup for normal heart and hematopoietic organ formation in Drosophila melanogaster
    Ye Tao
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Unit 1000, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 27:3962-9. 2007
    ..Together, these results establish Tailup as being a critical new transcription factor in dorsal vessel morphogenesis and lymph gland formation and place this regulator directly upstream of Hand in these developmental processes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Second chromosome genes required for heart development in Drosophila melanogaster
    Ye Tao
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Genesis 45:607-17. 2007
    ..Several of these sequences have known vertebrate homologues, further supporting a conserved genetic basis for heart formation in Drosophila and higher eukaryotes...
  8. pmc Expression, regulation, and requirement of the toll transmembrane protein during dorsal vessel formation in Drosophila melanogaster
    Jianbo Wang
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Box 117, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Mol Cell Biol 25:4200-10. 2005
    ..Such findings implicate Toll as a critical cell adhesion molecule in the alignment and migration of cardioblasts during dorsal vessel morphogenesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Calcineurin function is required for myofilament formation and troponin I isoform transition in Drosophila indirect flight muscle
    Kathleen M Gajewski
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dev Biol 289:17-29. 2006
    ..Together, these findings suggest a molecular basis for the indirect flight muscle hypercontractility phenotype observed in flies mutant for Drosophila calcineurin B2...
  10. ncbi request reprint GATA factors in Drosophila heart and blood cell development
    Richard Paul Sorrentino
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 16:107-16. 2005
    ..We also assess the molecular and genetic characteristics of the Friend of GATA protein U-shaped, which serves as a regulator of Pannier and Serpent function in these two developmental processes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Heart development in Drosophila
    Ye Tao
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Semin Cell Dev Biol 18:3-15. 2007
    ..Emerging genome-based strategies should further facilitate the use of Drosophila as an advantageous system in which to identify previously unknown genes and regulatory networks essential for normal cardiac development and function...
  12. ncbi request reprint Hemocyte development during Drosophila embryogenesis
    Robert A Schulz
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Methods Mol Med 105:109-22. 2005
    ..This is possible through methods described in this chapter on messenger ribonucleic acid localization by in situ hybridization and protein localization by immunohistochemical staining within hemocyte precursors and mature blood cells...
  13. pmc Combinatorial interactions of serpent, lozenge, and U-shaped regulate crystal cell lineage commitment during Drosophila hematopoiesis
    Nancy Fossett
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate Program in Genes and Development, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:11451-6. 2003
    ..These findings provide definitive proof of the combinatorial regulation of hematopoiesis in Drosophila and an in vivo demonstration of GATA and Runx functional interaction in a blood cell commitment program...
  14. pmc Requirement of the calcineurin subunit gene canB2 for indirect flight muscle formation in Drosophila
    Kathleen Gajewski
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:1040-5. 2003
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  15. ncbi request reprint Mutations within the conserved MADS box of the D-MEF2 muscle differentiation factor result in a loss of DNA binding ability and lethality in Drosophila
    Trent Nguyen
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Differentiation 70:438-46. 2002
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  16. ncbi request reprint Phosphorylation by the DHIPK2 protein kinase modulates the corepressor activity of Groucho
    Cheol Yong Choi
    Laboratory Research Program, NHLBI, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Biol Chem 280:21427-36. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Regulation of Drosophila friend of GATA gene, u-shaped, during hematopoiesis: a direct role for serpent and lozenge
    Selen Muratoglu
    Center for Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases and the Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 800 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Dev Biol 296:561-79. 2006
    ..The results of these studies provide information to analyze further the regulation of this conserved gene family and its role during hematopoietic lineage commitment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Homeotic genes autonomously specify the anteroposterior subdivision of the Drosophila dorsal vessel into aorta and heart
    Patrick C H Lo
    Brookdale Center for Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Dev Biol 251:307-19. 2002
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